There’s a reason why your wedding day is called your Big Day. It’s the only occasion in your life when you’ll have all the people you love in the same room on the same day. It’s the most extraordinary feeling for any couple.
At the Forest of Arden Marriott Hotel & Country Club we will ensure your wedding is just how you dream it will be. Throughout your celebrations, our wedding team will be at your side, making sure you enjoy your big day your way.
Set in the heart of the Midlands in 10,000 acres of picturesque woodland, the Forest of Arden Marriott Hotel & Country Club is popular with couples dreaming of tying the knot in quiet rural surroundings.
Licensed for civil ceremonies, our beautiful country hotel features a choice of excellent function suites, gourmet wedding cuisine, a fully-equipped spa and leisure club, and two golf courses.
Whatever type of wedding you’re planning – from a small, intimate gathering, to a large, extravagant party – the Forest of Arden Marriott Hotel & Country Club is the perfect backdrop. When you celebrate your union with us, you can choose from four suites that can cater from 20 to 250 for your ceremony and reception. Our dedicated wedding planner will guide you through all aspects of your day to ensure your big day is perfectly your way.
At the Forest of Arden Marriott Hotel & Country Club we welcome cultural diversity. We respect religious, ethnic and social differences, and are proud to host all types of wedding elebration, including traditional white weddings, Jewish and Asian ceremonies, same sex ceremonies and the renewal of vows.
The Forest of Arden Marriott Hotel & Country Club is the perfect setting for a dream wedding with four beautiful wedding suites to choose between.
Our purpose built marquee can accommodate up to 350 people between April and October. It has a private bar and patio area and is licensed to midnight. Our Arden Suite, meanwhile, can accommodate up to 240 people for your wedding breakfast, and 280 for an evening reception. It has an exclusive bar, and French doors which open up onto a patio area overlooking the 18th hole of our championship golf course.
For smaller celebrations, our Woodlands Suite has seating for 150 for a wedding breakfast, and up to 180 for your evening reception. It also has an adjacent bar and dancefloor while our first floor Aylesford Suite offers spectacular views over one of the golf courses, and can accommodate up to 70 people for a wedding breakfast.
A delicious banquet of your favourite foods and flavours, served exactly as you like them is the finishing touch to a special day. Your dedicated wedding team includes our in-house chef, who will work with you to create the perfect menu for your occasion – whether you fancy a traditional wedding breakfast, fork and carvery buffet, or a selection of international dishes. We are also happy to recommend wines to accompany your choice of food, and offer guidance on dietary requirements, vegetarian options and child-friendly menus.
After a memorable day full of joy and laughter, it’s time to say goodbye to your guests. Your married life begins in one of our premier bedrooms which features a king size bed. In addition you will enjoy a full English breakfast, chilled champagne, fruit, personalised gift, use of our leisure club and late checkout.
We want your big day to be just as special (and unique) as you
dream it will be. Share your ideas with our dedicated wedding
team, and they’ll work with you to create your perfect day –
from ceremony and setting, to food and your room.
Another 3 reasons to book your special day here. Choose 3 of the below for free:-
Top table goes free (up to 8 guests)
Complimentary bedrooms for both sets of parents;
Spa day for 4;
Arrival Bucks Fizz for your guests;
4 x ball on the Aylesford course.
• Civil ceremonies available up to 250 guests